REV’IT! partners with a startup to offer motorcycle travel services
Looks like REV’IT! focused on its efforts to develop its portfolio of partnerships with various brands in the ADV segment. After recent initiatives with Harley-Davidson and Touratech to create co-branded clothing, REV’IT! Now partners with the start-up ‘Motourismo’ to offer specialized two-wheel travel services to a global audience.
Not necessarily what some would immediately think a clothing brand would be directly related to, but as REV’IT !, Managing Director Ivan Vos says, “our mission is to inspire people to ride.” And that’s what the online travel service Motourismo promises: to inspire by offering motorcyclists a platform where they can search like-minded experiences and book everything from day trips to travel packages. long distance lasting several weeks. The portfolio is complemented by motorcycle training courses and motorcycle shipping. In the future, other categories should be added.
In short, Motourismo is a combined concept of an online booking platform and travel agency for two-wheelers, teaming up with around a hundred special travel partners from all over the world. The search engine on the site lists the services of its partners and provides motorcyclists with tools to find relevant trips, training and expeditions with granular filters for a targeted search by region, date and specific motorcycle services and categories. .
In its beta phase, the platform was initially launched in German-speaking countries and received the award for best travel technology from the German Travel Industry Club in 2019. Since early 2020, it also serves a mass market up to now barely digitized. in English language.
To date, Motourismo has raised a total of more than one million euros in a fundraising round. The company said it will use the funding to continue its international expansion and technical development. “We can now step up our preparations for the next travel boom at the foreseeable end of the pandemic at full speed,” said co-founder and CEO Michael Carlin. “We are convinced that we are now investing in tourism and in specific high-quality services for a demanding international target, even more in a market that until then was completely underestimated.
For more information visit motourismo.com